Spotlight on Math Instruction

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Math Instruction

The Education Week Spotlight on Math Instruction is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on how educators are targeting students’ math anxiety, addressing inequities within math education, and incorporating math concepts into civics.

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A program in Howard County, Md., is built on the insight that children can have strong emotions around academics, and those emotions can sabotage learning.
May 6, 2020 – Education Week

Math discourse is a technique that works as well virtually as it does on paper or in face-to-face classrooms, according to experts.
May 6, 2020 – Education Week

The Long Beach, Calif., school district is deploying a multifaceted strategy to put more students of color in high-level math courses and help them succeed.
March 4, 2020 – Education Week

Comic books and graphic novels, popular in many language arts and social studies classes, are just now tiptoeing into the world of K-12 math.
September 25, 2019 – Education Week

In a labor market hungry for employees who can work with data, some high schools have begun to offer a new breed of classes in data science.
February 5, 2020 – Education Week

Too many early-childhood educators think math and play are mutually exclusive. They don't have to be, writes education professor Kathy Liu Sun.
May 8, 2019 – Education Week

Political numeracy is as important as it is overlooked, argues Wellesley mathematics professor Ismar Volić.
March 11, 2020 – Education Week

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